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  • Goalie Ilya Bryzgalov is back with the Ducks on tryout contract

    Goalie Ilya Bryzgalov is back with the Ducks on tryout contract
    For the last two months, Ilya Bryzgalov said he's been operating as a "full-time dad," coaching his son's hockey team in New Jersey, doing homework with his kids at night. On Thursday, in his first practice with Anaheim after signing a tryout contract,...
  • Late goal lifts Wild over Flyers

    Late goal lifts Wild over Flyers
    The Sports Xchange PHILADELPHIA — Jason Zucker picked the perfect time to end his scoring drought. Zucker scored a tiebreaking goal with 45.4 seconds left, lifting the Minnesota Wild to a 3-2 win over the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday night....
  • Panthers get healthier, with three forwards returning Monday

    Panthers get healthier, with three forwards returning Monday
    It's not often that a coach makes wholesale changes in his lineup after his team earned five out of a possible eight points on an excellent road trip against four of the Western Conference's best clubs. But Panthers coach Gerard Gallant is doing just...
  • Western Conference teams prepare to beat the Kings with new players

    Western Conference teams prepare to beat the Kings with new players
    Many of the major off-season moves made by Western Conference teams were motivated by one factor — to match up better against the Stanley Cup champions and beat the big, deep Kings at their own game. With that in mind, a number of quality...
  • NHL preview: Western Conference capsules

    NHL preview: Western Conference capsules
    In predicted order of finish Pacific Division 1. KINGS 2013-14: 46-28-8 (100 points), 3rd. Coach Darryl Sutter wants more from the kids, and wingers Tyler Toffoli and Tanner Pearson look ready to deliver. Sutter also will have a full season of...
  • NHL Western Conference team previews and predictions

    NHL Western Conference team previews and predictions
    There’s a good reason no team has repeated as Stanley Cup champion since the Detroit Red Wings of 1997 and 1998. “It’s hard. Damned hard,” said Kings right wing Justin Williams, who was voted the Most Valuable Player of the...
  • Bargain-shopping Blackhawks sign Brad Richards

    Bargain-shopping Blackhawks sign Brad Richards
    The bold moves by the Blackhawks' Central Division rivals came early on the opening day of free agency. A short time after the Stars acquired Jason Spezza in a blockbuster trade Tuesday, the Blues opened their pocketbook to sign the coveted Paul...
  • Montreal Canadiens find scoring touch in win over Boston Bruins

    Montreal Canadiens find scoring touch in win over Boston Bruins
    P.K. Subban, Dale Weise and Lars Eller each had a goal and an assist, Carey Price made 26 saves, and the Montreal Canadiens beat the Boston Bruins 4-2 on Tuesday night to take the lead in their NHL Eastern Conference semifinal playoff series. The...
  • Dwight King, three others receive qualifying offers from Kings

    Dwight King, three others receive qualifying offers from Kings
    The Kings tendered qualifying offers to four players, including winger Dwight King, before Monday’s deadline to tender offers to restricted free agents in order to retain negotiating rights to those players. They also tendered qualifying offers to...
  • Kings' Willie Mitchell begins search for a new team

    Kings' Willie Mitchell begins search for a new team
    It's not you, it's me. That is the NHL version — free-agency style — of a disappointing breakup. Hockey's free agency starts Tuesday and among those on the market will be Kings defenseman Willie Mitchell, who won the Stanley Cup twice in Los...
  • Paul Stastny, Thomas Vanek find new homes via NHL free agency

    Paul Stastny, Thomas Vanek find new homes via NHL free agency
    So what does half a billion dollars buy these days? For starters, the answer might cover the first day of NHL free agency. It was an unprecedented rush of frenzied spending, soaring past $500 million and 70-plus signings before dinner time Tuesday...